MTech in VLSI Design & Embedded systems

Course Type :Post Graduation
Department Electronics & Communication Engineering
Specialization VLSI Design & Embedded Systems
Duration 2 years (4 semesters)
Intake 18
Affiliation :VTU
Approvals AICTE, Government of Karnataka

The Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, starting M.Tech in VLSI design and Embedded
systems course from the present academic year2013-14. The program is approved by AICTE , government of
Karnataka and is affiliated to Visvesvaraya Technological University, Karnataka.

The program specializes in VLSI system design and covers topics like algorithms, hardware description
languages, system architectures, physical designs, verification techniques, simulation & synthesis, low power
design techniques and mixed mode design methodologies. The course also features embedded system design
including subjects like advanced embedded microcontrollers, real time embedded systems, advanced embedded
system design and system on chip. Embedded Systems is a unique field, where engineers need to have sound
knowledge in hardware and software design.

VLSI Design & Embedded Engineering opens up great career prospects for the students. The students after
completion of the degree can easily avail job opportunities in teaching, manufacturing industries and service
organizations such as broadcasting, consulting, data communication, entertainment, research and development and
system support. The candidates can also work in modern multimedia service firms that are involved in real-time
transfer of information through video conferencing and internet broadcasting.

Eligibility: Candidates who have acquired BE/B.Tech/AMIE degree in Electronics & Communication/
Telecommunication Engineering/ Electrical and Electronics Engineering/ Instrumentation Engineering/ Bio-Medical
Engineering/ Medical Electronics/ Electronic Instrumentation Technology by securing not less than 50% marks in
aggregate are eligible. However in case of candidates belonging to SC/ST/Group 1 aggregate percentage of marks
in qualifying examination should not be less than 45%. The admissions are through central counseling on the
basis of merit in PGCET or GATE. GATE qualified candidates are eligible for scholarship through AICTE. A few
seats are also available for sponsored and Management candidates.
For details contact:

P.G. coordinator
Prof. B.S Sukumar,
Ph: 9880820080